The Egyptian Journal of Cardiothoracic Anesthesia

EJCA EDUCATION
Year
: 2020  |  Volume : 14  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 53--60

Sedation in critical care


Edward Hutchison 
 Essex Cardiothoracic Centre, Basildon and Thurrock University Hospital, Nethermayne, Basildon, Essex, England

Correspondence Address:
BSc, MBChB, MRCP (UK), FRCA Edward Hutchison
Essex Cardiothoracic Centre, Basildon and Thurrock University Hospital, Nethermayne, Basildon, Essex
England

Sedation of patients in critical care is commonly encountered in the everyday practice of anesthetists and intensivists. This educational article seeks to provide a broad outline of the principles of sedation in critical care and the aspects of the latest guidance in managing a patient’s sedation.


How to cite this article:
Hutchison E. Sedation in critical care.Egypt J Cardiothorac Anesth 2020;14:53-60


How to cite this URL:
Hutchison E. Sedation in critical care. Egypt J Cardiothorac Anesth [serial online] 2020 [cited 2020 Nov 24 ];14:53-60
Available from: http://www.ejca.eg.net/article.asp?issn=1687-9090;year=2020;volume=14;issue=2;spage=53;epage=60;aulast=Hutchison;type=0